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V INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON “SEISMICITY, PREDICTION OF EARTHQUAKE, SEISMIC CONSTRUCTION SUSTAINABILITY” TO BE HELD


V international conference on “Seismicity, prediction of earthquake, seismic construction sustainability” will be held by organizational support of ANAS Institute of Geology and Republic Seismological Service Center in Baku on October 7-12 of the current year.


Specialists from more than 20 countries, as well as state officials of Azerbaijan will attend at the meeting devoted to 110th anniversary of instrumental seismic observations started after Shamakhi earthquake.


Let’s note that, after Shamakhi earthquake in 1902, 3 seismic stations were established for the first time in Shamakhi, then near the oil fields of
Baku – in Balakhani by the initiative of the Nobel Brothers.


Scientists will speak about development history of seismic processes in the country, results of the past and modern scientific researches.


Articles connected with the conference will be collected on new issue of “Catalogue of seismoprognosis observations in the
territory of Azerbaijan” scientific journal of RSSC and the journal will be presented to all participants of the conference. The articles also will be placed at the www.seismology.az / journal website.


Detailed information about the aim and plan of the international conference will be given at a press conference to be held in early October.


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